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Borealis

Exotic Sniper Rifle Void
Review Rating
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“Project Borealis's onboard systems contain a pocket energy matrix capable of changing its alignment in a near instant to mimic the spectral frequencies of mapped energy types. The science is groundbreaking, but volatile. We're lucky to have this first, stable model available for active combat use. More will surely come, but for now, the Borealis is the only one of its kind that I trust for real world application.” “Sounds dangerous.” “If the internal matrix misaligns for any reason during its shift between outputs—damage, wear, a flaw in its production—the resulting feedback could [REDACTED].” “That bad, huh?” “If your definition of ‘bad' includes the [REDACTED] then yes, ‘bad' begins to describe it.”

PvP Insights

Usage 0.0520% #141
Kills 0.0450% #145
Headshots 0.0800% #92

Item Statistics

Selecting weapon perks and mods can alter the stats shown below.

Impact
90
Range
54
Stability
52
Handling
73
Reload Speed
69
Rounds/Min 72
Magazine 4
Aim Assistance
65
Inventory Size
55
Recoil Direction
55
Zoom
45

Version Log

Season 11 Season of Arrivals
  • Modified - 6/8/2020
Season 10 Season of the Worthy
  • Modified - 3/9/2020
Season 9 Season of Dawn
  • Modified - 1/27/2020
  • Modified - 12/9/2019
Season 8 Destiny 2: Shadowkeep
  • Modified - 11/11/2019
  • Modified - 10/28/2019
  • Modified - 9/30/2019
Season 7 Season of the Opulence: Penumbra
  • Modified - 5/31/2019
Season 6 Season of the Drifter: Joker's Wild
  • Modified - 3/4/2019
Season 5 Season of the Forge: Black Armory
  • Modified - 1/28/2019
  • Modified - 11/30/2018
Season 4 Destiny 2: Forsaken
  • Modified - 11/5/2018
  • Modified - 10/11/2018
  • Modified - 9/17/2018
  • Modified - 8/31/2018
  • Modified - 8/27/2018
Season 3 Destiny 2 Expansion II: Warmind
  • Modified - 6/26/2018
  • Modified - 5/23/2018
  • Modified - 5/15/2018
  • Modified - 5/7/2018
Season 2 Destiny 2 Expansion I: Curse of Osiris
  • Modified - 4/3/2018
  • Modified - 1/23/2018
  • Modified - 12/11/2017
  • Modified - 12/4/2017
Season 1 Destiny 2 Release
  • Modified - 11/14/2017
  • Modified - 10/18/2017
  • Added - 9/5/2017

Reviews

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7 months ago on Steam
7 months ago on Xbox
This Sniper is abhorrently underrated. I got this weapon 2 days ago and I absolutely love it! The power of a sniper with the ability to swap between energy types on command? And the perk changes done to the weapon. No-one talked about this weapons buff.
8 months ago on Steam
이온반환 충전되면 반짝거림 존멋
8 months ago on Steam
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8 months ago on Steam
Kind of nice just to laugh at Match Game activities. A bullet for every shield type.
8 months ago on Steam
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8 months ago on PlayStation
Borealis
8 months ago on Xbox
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8 months ago on PlayStation
For its Impact class, Borealis is surprisingly well-rounded stat=wise. Better in PvE than PvP; its bonus damage can be stored for later as well!
8 months ago on Steam
8 months ago on Steam
Aurora Borealis?
8 months ago on Xbox
Hard hitting
8 months ago on Xbox
Better than most sniper rifles. Packs a wallop and is easier to handle
8 months ago on Steam
One of the best snipers for 950/980 NF. Super Underrated.
9 months ago on Steam
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9 months ago on Xbox
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